What are the challenges faced by medical and food companies, by humanitarian IOs and NGOs that deliver food and medicine to heavily sanctioned countries?
What are the most important barriers to low-cost green technology diffusion across developing countries?
What factors influence a private company’s choice to implement a Disability Management Program and what are the perceived benefits/drawbacks of such a program?
What are the conditions under which deaths in custody should be investigated and how can they be prevented?
To what extent does violence against civilians by armed actors increase the risk of conflict escalation and civil war?
What are the specific needs of users, especially women, with regard to water, sanitation and hygiene service provisions in public health facilities in India and Uganda?
What are the consumption patterns of the growing middle classes in emerging countries? What are the environmental and social impacts of these practices? How can more sustainable consumption pathways be reached?
What are the generalised, large scale factors of the environment-migration relationship and to what extent is it conditional on various individual, socio-economic, and political factors?
How can we provide new methods of European Consensus elaboration in order to answer complex and controversial moral and political questions surrounding human rights law in Europe ?
How is the plurality of urban cultural heritage perceived and how is it taken into account in the urban development in Beijing, Mexico and Rome?
What are the best political and institutional responses in case of fiscal crisis?
How can a neurological look at the dynamics of emotions in general and fear in particular help finding better strategies in conflict prevention and / or resolution?
What are the effects of cross-border refugee flows and the possible spread of conflicts in host countries taking into account ethnical linkages?
How do developing countries set priorities and define realistically achievable goals within the millennium development goals?
How effective is the metabarcoding approach as a tool for measuring the status of marine biodiversity?
Which types of international environmental cooperation are likely to have long-term prospects in democracies and which will not?
What are the motivations and expectations of highly-qualified young people from developing countries for leaving their country and what are the alternatives?
What are the effects of market incentives made by public financial institutions on worker organisations and social dialogue according to ILO key labour standards?
To what extend do information and communicaton technologies contribute to sustainable macroeconomic development? What is the influence of foreign investment?
How efficient are the current global health architecture and the variants of private-public partnerships on global health policies and targeted achievements?
What are the mechanisms of differential inclusion and segregation of migrant workers in the agro-industrial labour markets?
What are the corporate citizenship approaches of Swiss medium sized enterprises and large multinational corporations in their participation to the UN Global Compact?
What forms do intersectional human rights violations and multiple discrimination take and how could the United Nations’ human rights protection mechanisms better address these issues?
What are the factors that shape the institutional design of recently adopted migration partnerships at a international, national and regional level?